Rebekah chooses nature as her subject as she feels it provides a counterpoint that resonates in us; a contrapuntal magic flow occurs in views from a distance and in vestiges from walks up close.
Profile Category: Artist
Andrew Baines has gained considerable international recognition for his trade mark surreal installations & inspired paintings. A finalist in over 20 art prizes, most notably three times in the Doug Moran National Portrait prize.
The essence of Rimona's art is the colour, the textures, the compositions, the flowing rythm and sensuality, the touch of whimsy, the sheer joy and celebration of life combined with the vague feeling of threat , often hidden and covert.
Richard is not afraid to follow his instinct, to take risks with paint and medium, leaving traces of layers and remnants of marks to describe a romantic connection to the ocean, rivers and sky of the Victorian south west coast.
Arguably Australia’s foremost living force in the world of Surrealism. Embracing societal scars and whims of fantasy, rampant and verdant nature and the flames of the apocalypse, James Davis takes no prisoners with his paintings.
Surfcoast visual artist Susan Sutton is well known and highly regarded for her representational coastal images. I paint best what I know and understand in the region I have lived most of my life ... familiarity and research for detail form the basis of my created images.
A Melbourne based practicing artist since the early 1990s, Sophia Szilagyi works predominantly in digital printmaking. She has had numerous solo and group exhibitions, including a sellout show at James Makin Gallery.
After the last 30 years Graeme Altmann now has his own studio and gallery in Melbourne. His work continues to be inspired by the back roads of the Western District and the obscure narrative of the Southern coastline.
Sisca Verwoert's paintings bring elements of the Otway Ranges with a heightened colour palette and simplification of landmass, vegetation and ocean that presents the atmospheric buzz of a region that is close to our hearts.
Ray is motivated by a passion for the landscape, its patterns, textures and grandness. Hang gliding and gaining that perfect altitude gives him the perspective he craves and captures in his work.